TUANZ Education Conference: Westpac Stadium, Wellington, Tuesday 20 March 2007



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Presentation Abstracts Summary__

Workshop Presenters- (If you are a presenter-- please link your resources below.)

**Angela Page** - Blog it! Using blogs to promote reflective practice with students
This workshop looked at how blogs can become a means for promoting reflective practice with students of all ages. It explored the relationship bewteen reflective practice and metacognition, as well as the direct benefits that intrinsic motivation has on student learning. Three types of reflection were described: reflecting before, reflecting during, and reflecting after learning. Here is a copy of the workshop presentation and handout.
external image pdf.png Blogging_handout_TUANZ.pdf
external image pdf.png Blog_it_presentation_TUANZ.pdf

Angela Page, Christine Cummins, Toby Durney from The Correspondence School
Facilitating authentic e-learning for students
This workshop looked at how e-learning programmes are facilitated for Y4-8 students at The Correspondence School. The presentation is attached and contains details of our programme, which promotes authentic learning and a learner-centred approach.

Suzie Vesper (Facilitator for the Petone Foreshore Cluster) and Richard Dobson (currently on study leave)

Workshop Title: The Best "Free Stuff" the web has to offer (Freeware and Web 2.0 resources at Primary/ Intermediate level)
The wiki that I have used to host all of the resources that I talked about can be found here:
Sofware and Web 2.0 Wiki